What I Was Doing Nov. 22, 1963

I was in the office of the Oberlin College newspaper, the Oberlin Review. It was my senior year and I was Chairman of the Republican Mock Convention. I went to summer school at NIU in order to be able to … Continue reading

Dave Frederick’s “Contract with McHenry County Taxpayers”

At the McHenry County Board meeting during the public comment period a couple of weeks ago, District 5 McHenry County Board challenger Dave Frederick laid out a preliminary outline for a “Contract with McHenry County Taxpayers.” The idea seemed patterned, … Continue reading

Pat Quinn Loses His Populist Image

Throughout his career, Pat Quinn has been in favor of allowing people to make decisions. His Illinois Constitutional Cutback Amendment in 1982 allowed voters to take out their rage on Illinois legislators. After the 1978 fall election, legislators voted themselves … Continue reading

Pat Quinn Loses His Populist Image

Throughout his career, Pat Quinn has been in favor of allowing people to make decisions. His Illinois Constitutional Cutback Amendment in 1982 allowed voters to take out their rage on Illinois legislators. After the 1978 fall election, legislators voted themselves … Continue reading